jewish community resources

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The Gary Klausner Chesed Fund

The Gary Klausner Chesed Fund is an interest free loan fund that makes modest sums available for emergency needs. There is no interest charged, but post-dated checks are required to cover the amount of the loan.


Tomchei Shabbos/Hand in Hand

Hand in Hand provides household needs including food and necessities for families experiencing financial difficulties. Referrals are kept in the strictest confidence.


social services

Daughters of Miriam Center
— The Gallen Institute

Senior citizen complex — assisted living apartments and nursing home.

155 Hazel Street, Clifton, NJ 07012

Jewish Family Service

Services include community-based geriatric services, family counseling, crisis intervention, case management, child-centered mental health services, school consultations and domestic violence services.


Project S.A.R.A.H.

A domestic abuse project funded by the New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety — Stop the Violence Against Women Grants Program in conjunction with Passaic County Women's Center, the Jewish Family Service of Greater Clifton/Passaic and the Association of Jewish Family Service Agencies of New Jersey.

925 Allwood Road-2nd Floor, Clifton, NJ 07012 973­-777-7638 fax: 973­-777-9311

Shalom Task Force

Promoting peaceful relations and healthy marriages.

Domestic violence hotline: 888­-883-2323

health care

A Torah Infertility Medium of Exchange (A TIME)

The premier, internationally acclaimed organization that offers advocacy, education, guidance, research and support through our many programs to Jewish men, women, and couples struggling with repro­ductive health and infertility. A TIME of North Jersey.


Bikur Cholim of Passaic-Clifton

A volunteer driven non-profit organization that was formed to help address the various needs of cholim in our community as well as the community's broader concerns related to health and wellness.


Hatzolah of Passaic-Clifton

Hatzolah of Passaic–Clifton's emergency 24/7 hotlines.

973­-472-1002 and 973­-472-1001
Office number (non-emergency): 973­-685-4911
Mailing address: PO Box 5120, Passaic (donations are tax deductible).

Yad Basya Ezras Cholim

Physician referral service.



Chevra Kadisha of Passaic-Clifton

Adam Goldberg  973­-471-7610
Simcha Klagsbrun  973­-214-5027
Phyllis Lippman  973­-471-1468

Jewish Memorial Chapel

841 Allwood Road, Clifton, NJ 07012


Eruv Hot Line


Eruv map for Passaic-Clifton
Mikvah Yisroel of Passaic Clifton

244 High Street, Passaic, NJ 07055

educational institutions

Aish HaTorah Passaic

Aish Passaic was created to give Jewish students from all backgrounds the opportunity to discover the wisdom and beauty of their heritage in a relaxed and non-judgmental atmosphere. Aish Passaic is a division of Aish HaTorah, an apolitical network of Jewish educational centers in 35 branches on five continents.

Chaim Cohen, 4 Katherine Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055
fax: 973­-685-2590

Clifton Cheder

Using child-centered methodologies, the Clifton Cheder's well-qualified teachers imbue: A life-long love of learning, an enduring appreciation for living a life of Torah values.

123 Industrial East, Clifton, NJ 07012

Chai Tots Preschool

Jewish preschool, child care center in Passaic/Clifton.

480 Brook Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055

Mesivta of Clifton

338 Delawanna Avenue, Clifton

Mesivta Tiferes Rav Zvi Aryeh
Zemel High School

15 Temple Place, Passaic, NJ 07055

Partners in Torah

Matches Jewish adults who want to know more about their heritage with a mentor for a weekly session of Jewish study and discussion. Rabbi Eli Gewirtz, National Director, Torah U'Mesorah. 800­-STUDY42

Passaic Torah Institute

Rabbi Shlomo Singer, Rosh Yeshiva; Rabbi Baruch Bodenheim, Associate Rosh Yeshiva.

441 Passaic Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055
fax: 973­-928-2477

YBH of Passaic

Tracing its roots back to 1898, YBH is committed to the growth of the total Torah child.

270 Passaic Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055

Yeshiva Gedola of Passaic

35 Ascension Street, Passaic, NJ 07055

Yeshiva Ktana of Passaic Boys

1 Main Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055

Yeshiva Ktana of Passaic Girls

181 Pennington Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055

torah resources


Official homepage for worldwide Chabad-Lubavitch movement that provides daily lectures and insights.

Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation

Provides resources for studying the Jewish laws of Shmiras HaLashon, guarding one's speech.


The complete Talmud online page by page.

Shema Yisrael Torah Network

An international network of Jewish educational centers, offers exciting, relevant and user-friendly classes that assume little Jewish background.


Judaism on the Internet — The ultimate resource for Jews, Judaism, Jewish Education, and Torah.


Gives you access to Torah videos online. Now you can view Torah lectures online anywhere, anytime.


The world's most comprehensive online Torah lending library. Find favorite speakers, discover new ones and search for your topic among thousands of lectures.



The last word and first address for quality Judaica.



One of the largest publishers of Jewish books in English.


Kesser Gifts (Books & Judaica)

218 Main Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055

Z. Berman Books

113 Main Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055


City of Passaic

Official Passaic website.


Bulletin board for Torah Jewish communities.

New Jersey Jewish News

Providing local, national and global Jewish news.


Message board for the local Jewish community.

Jewish Local Pages

PO Box 5338, Passaic, NJ 07055 973­-778-7222

Arutz Sheva

Israeli radio station news briefs and in-depth stories.


Daily video news from Israel.

Jerusalem Post

Israel’s best-selling English newspaper.

The Jewish Link

Linking Bergen, Essex, Union, Middlesex & Passaic counties.

The Jewish Press

America's largest independent Jewish weekly.

The Jewish Standard

Jewish news weekly for New Jersey.

The Jewish Voice

Promoting classical Judaism.

Justice for Jonathan Pollard

The offical web site for Jonathan Pollard.

Passaic–Bergen Jewish News

A Passaic-Bergen Jewish community news site.

Vos Iz Neias.com

Full coverage of all orthodox Jewish community news.

food resources

Good Shabbos Catering

Hot, delicious food at affordable prices delivered to your door Erev Shabbos.

GoodShabbosCatering@hotmail.com 973­-224-1767

Kosher Konnection

Kosher supermarket with groceries, fresh produce, baked goods, meats, deli, appetizing.

200 Main Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055

Sea Blue Fish Market

Fresh & frozen fish.

93 Westervelt Place, Passaic, NJ 07055


Kosher supermarket with groceries, fresh produce, baked goods, meats, deli, appetizing.

467 Allwood Road, Clifton, NJ 07012

Yochie's Heimish Bakery

Challah, bread, cakes, cookies, sandwiches, coffee.

217 Main Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055


Jerusalem II Pizza

Pizza, falafel, humus, calzones, salads, pasta, soups.

233 Main Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055

Kosher Bagel Munch & Appetizing

Take-out or eat-in bagels, lox, salads, coffee, baked goods.
200 Main Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055
fax: 973­-614-9711

Great Falls Bistro

A unique dining experience, Great Falls Bistro is a destination. From the industrial loft space, variety of tapas, dry aged steaks, signature cocktails and extensive wine list.
220 Passaic St, Passaic, New Jersey 07055

King of Delancey

Family restaurant — Burgers, sandwiches, wraps, fried chicken, steaks.
215 Main Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055

Main Ingredient

Kosher gourmet dishes and catering.
467 Allwood Road, Clifton, NJ 07012

Prima Pizza

Pizza, pasta, and more.
224 Brook Avenue, Passaic, NJ 07055

By supplying these links Congregation Adas Israel does not imply to endorse the kashrus of any of the establishments listed. Please ascertain if the kashrus certification meets your own standards.

shidduchim & simchas


For Jewish singles in search of their soul mate. (formerly Frumster)


Gives family and friends around the world the opportunity to join together in celebration through the magic of digital photography, within moments of the party, for free.


The Shema Yisrael Torah Network Frum Jewish singles site.


The mission of ZivugZone is to match frum Jewish singles using a state-of-the art profiling system that matches singles just like a shadchan would.


NJ Transit Bus Schedule

#190, Passaic – New York

NJ Transit Bus Schedule

#192, Clifton – New York

NJ Transit Train Schedule

Main Line / Bergen County Line

PATH Rapid Transit Maps and Schedules

New Jersey – New York

legal services

The Rosenblum Law Firm, P.C.

Local Shomer Shabbos general practice law firm handling personal injury, traffic violations, criminal defense, disability and unemployment appeals.

777 Passaic Avenue Suite 290, Clifton, NJ, 07012



other resources


Interactive Jewish calendar.


For Passaic/Clifton. Instant daily zmanim times worldwide.


The Home of Jewish Genealogy — Provides a wide range of resources including databases, familyfinder, articles, societies, projects and discussion groups.

The Kotel

Western Wall live webcam.

565 Broadway   Passaic, NJ 07055   tel: 973­-773­-7272   fax: 973­-779­-4696  
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